Press Release

Guv and CM send Khongjom Day wishes

IMPHAL | Apr 22 Governor Najma Heptulla and chief minister joins the people of Manipur in the observance of Khongjom Day. This day celebrates the indomitable spirit and courage of the Manipuris in the Anglo-Manipuri War, 1891, Manipuri soldiers show.....

AMJWU approves candidatures

IMPHAL| Apr 22 All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) has notified that the Returning Officer (RO) for the upcoming election of the Union (2019-2021) has approved the candidatures of all those who have applied. A statement signed by the RO-A.....

CORCOM sends message on Khongjom Day

IMPHAL | Apr 22 On the arrival of ‘Khongjom Day’ which falls on April 23, the proscribed umbrella organisation CORCOM has stated that the organisation pays its highest respects to the martyrs who laid down their lives at several battle fields during th.....

MSFDS to sponsor State participants for film appreciation course

IMPHAL| Apr 22 Manipur State Film Development Society (MSDFS) has informed that it will be sponsoring two delegates from the State for participation in the “44th Summer Course in Film Appreciation” scheduled to be held from May 6- June 1 at Pune, Mahar.....

‘VAT, goods and service taxes cannot be levied on betel leafs’

IMPHAL | Apr 21 Justice, Kh Nobin, High Court of Manipur has quashed and set aside the notification order for the inclusion of Kwamana (beetle leaves) among forest products. The order to include beetle leaves as forest products had been released by .....

KSO Moltam block condemns

IMPHAL | Apr 21 The Kuki Students’ Organisation – Moltam Block has vehemently condemn the incident on April 20 where unknown armed groups opened fired at late evening on April 20 near the villages of New Keithelmanbi, Khoken, Saheibung and other surrou.....

IKAL to observe Sajibu Khudol

IMPHAL | Apr 20 Iramdam Kanba Apunba Lup (IKAL) will be organising annual event “Sajibu Khudol” on April 29 at the ground of PCYWC, Konung manung. The organisation in regard to this observance made an appeal to civil society organisations, associations.....

AR commemorates Battle of Tengnoupal

26 Sector Assam Rifles commemorates Battle of Tengnoupal

IMPHAL | Apr 20 As part of the ongoing celebrations of the Platinum Jubilee of the Battle of Imphal, 26 Sector Assam Rifles organised an event at the Tengnoupal War Cemetery to commemorate the Battle of Tengnoupal, said a release by PRO IGAR (South). .....

Army helps poll officials injured in road mishap

IMPHAL| Apr 20 Upon receiving request for assistance for polling officials who were injured in a road mishap during the intervening night of April 18 and 19 from ADG Police (Law and Order), Assam, army personnel immediately rushed to the site and provi.....

CM secretariat refutes allegations of skipping queue

IMPHAL | Apr 19 The Chief Minister’s Secretariat has today clarified that the news item alleging that chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh, had jumped the queue to cast his vote in the election to the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha Constituency, is beref.....

Blood donation camp in connection with FSW held

IMPHAL| Apr 19 A blood donation camp titled “Firemen Singi Mafamda Ekai Khumnana Ngasigi Mirol na Katchaba Ee-Dan Phanthokpagi Thouram” or “A programme in honour of Firemen cum blood donation by the present day generation” was conducted on April 19 at .....

Guv and CM greets on Good Friday

IMPHAL | Apr 18 Governor Dr. Najma Heptulla and chief minister N. Biren Singh extended their greetings to the people of Manipur especially Christian community on the holy occasion of Good Friday. Governor remarked that Good Friday marks the day when.....

CM extends condolences

IMPHAL| Apr 18 Chief minister, N. Biren Singh has extended condolences over the demise of Ningthoujam Basanti Devi who breathed her last at the age of 55 years while preparing to exercise her adult franchise at 32/37 Waithou L.P School Polling Station .....

CPI writes to RO for repoll

IMPHAL | Apr 18 Candidate of Communist Party of India (CPI) for inner Manipur parliamentary constituency, Dr. M. Nara has today written to returning officer of IMPC to conduct a repoll in certain areas alleging booth capture by minister, Th. Shyamkumar.....

VCOAS visits Trishakti corps, forward areas of Sikkim

IMPHAL| Apr 18 Vice chief of Army Staff (VCOAS), lieutenant general, Devraj Anbu visited Trishakti Corps and forward areas of Sikkim from April 17-18, said a release from PIB (Defence Wing). The release further mentioned that on his arrival at Sukna.....

Wind destroys poultry farm

IMPHAL | Apr 18 The strong wind of yesterday destroyed a poultry farm (unit of Avian house) covering an area of 45 by 270 feet at Okshu, Khamral Imphal west today, killing around 500 chickens in the farm. Addressing media persons who visited the far.....

Third Jiri Treaty of 1833 observation held

Third Jiri Treaty of 1833 observation

JIRIBAM| Apr 18 The 3rd ‘Jiri Treaty of 1833’ observation was held today at the Council Office of Kangleipak Students Association-Jiribam District Council (KSA-JDC), organised jointly by Jiribam Woman Association of Kangleipak (JIMWAK) and KSA-JDC. .....

PWF invites applications for MFA

IMPHAL | Apr 17 Paomee Welfare Foundation (PWF) has invited applications from eligible beneficiaries to avail Medical Financial Assistance for the year 2019-2020. A notice by the secretary of foundation has stated that the disbursement of the assist.....

Photo competition to be held

IMPHAL| Apr 17 Manipur Amateur Photo Club (MAPC) has announced that a Photo Competition on the theme of “Love Your Domestic Animals” will be conducted at LamyanbaShanglen on April 27. A release signed by general secretary of MAPC, Moirangthem Ranjit.....

Drug peddler arrested

IMPHAL| Apr 17 A team of District Police- Narcotics Cell, Imphal East arrested a drug peddler from an area near Mantripukhri Bazar during a frisking and checking operation conducted on April 14, said a release from NAB (PRO). The arrested individual.....

Longsai village authority appeals for aid

IMPHAL| Apr 17 Longsai (Nungsai) Village Authority, in a press release, has apprised officials of the Sub-Division and state government of the loss and damages to the houses and properties of the inhabitants of the village caused by the heavy storms th.....

Power supply to be disrupted

IMPHAL| Apr 17 Manipur State Power Company Limited (MSPCL) has informed all concerned that there will be power supply disruption in the areas fed by Churachandpur, Kakching, Chandel, Moreh and Elangkhangpokpi 132/33 KV sub stations. A release signed.....

“Law on Asylum” is an open invitation for illegal immigrants: Bhabananda

IMPHAL| Apr 16 Rajya Sabha MP and president of BJP-Manipur Pradesh, Ksh. Bhabananda has decried the “Law on Asylum” mentioned in the Congress party’s manifesto for the 17th Lok Sabha Election as an open invitation for illegal immigrants from neighbouri.....

NPF smells foul play over opening of strong room

IMPHAL| Apr 16 Naga People’s Front- Manipur State Unit, (NPF-MSU) has issued a clarification on the matter pertaining to the opening of strong rooms on April 13 at Churachandpur apropos to the statements of Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Manipur, P. K......

IED Wushu denounces ‘parallel body’

IMPHAL | Apr 16 The Imphal East District Wushu Association has clarified that ‘Imphal East District Wushu Association’ having its official address at Khongman Mangjil Mamang Kongba Road, Imphal East, was registered on May 17, 2016 by the office of depu.....

Latest News

Re-polls in 12 stations on April 24

Chief Electoral Officer PK Singh during press meet

IMPHAL | Apr 22 Election Commission of India (ECI) has approved fresh polls for Inner Manipur parliamentary constituency (IMPC) in 12 polling stations of four assembly constituencies of Imphal East district. The re-poll will be conducted on April 24 fr.....

23-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

That all re-polls are to be in ruling BJP held constituencies tell a loud story: Nara

Dr. Moirangthem Nara along with Rajkumar Somendro and Erendro Leichombam during press conference

IMPHAL | Apr 22 Electoral reform is the need of the hour for the country, if the prevailing electoral system continues the youth and society as a whole will remain corrupted, said CPI candidate Dr. Moirangthem Nara in a press conference held today. .....

23-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Twin grenade blasts occur near MMTA gate, one civilian injured

IMPHAL | Apr 22 Twin hand grenade explosions occurred today late evening near the office of Manipur Mountaineering Trekking Association (MMTA) located at Minuthong, Imphal. One civilian was injured in the explosion. It is said that the grenades expl.....

23-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘It must be ensured that agents are present at the polling stations’

NIEDP, inner candidate, RK Anand speaks to media persons during press conference

IMPHAL | Apr 22 “NEIDP welcomes the announcement made by ECI that re-polling will be conducted at 12 polling stations for the 7th Lok Sabha election inner MP election. However, the returning officer must ensure that all the agents of each political par.....

23-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Another grenade found at LFS

IMPHAL | Apr 22 One hand grenade was found today near the gate of Little Flower School, Sangaiprou for the second time within this month. It is said the bomb was found and identified by some security personnel of 5 JAK Rifle while performing daily p.....

23-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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